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Description

• “Puppet Pals is an amazing app that lets you create animated cartoons.” -David Pogue (NewYork Times)

Children unlock creativity with this easy to use (but hard to put down) interactive puppet show! Even young children can create high quality cartoons from their imaginations. Kids can even star in the show along side the built-in characters!

Teachers: Engage students by allowing them to act out historical events, practice language skills, or deliver a killer book report. The cartoons that kids are making have delighted thousands of teachers and parents around the world - let yours be next to experience this award-winning digital addition to your classroom. The finished projects are easily shared to be watched by others (share via email, Facebook, or simply copy the video file to your computer and distribute how you see fit - Hint: students love to see their work displayed on a classroom blog).
• Create short instructional videos (in any learning area)
• Storytelling, Reports, Historic Retells
• Help reluctant public speakers present to the class
• Help foreign language or ESL students practice their fluency & language skills
• Brainstorming or storyboarding ideas and presentations

Characters chosen from standard curriculum allow kids to fully engage with content - not even realizing they are actually learning valuable lessons that will stay with them for years to come!

 $5.99 in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Dec 15, 2012 (about 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Nov 20
2018
(Current)
Version 1.6.4

Again supports new head creation wizard. Custom location creation fixed for larger iPads and iPhones. iOS 10+

Nov 18
2018
Version 1.6.3

This update allows Puppet Pals 2 to run on iOS 9.3 again. We apologize for the inconvenience!

Oct 19
2018
Version 1.6.2

New (easier to use) flow for adding a custom head

Jun 13
2018
Version 1.6.1

The last version included a bug which would crash when you attempted to save a show to your camera roll. This has been fixed! Sorry for letting that one through.

Jun 09
2018
Version 1.6

Added 28 new characters including: Mother Teresa, Gandhi, Michelangelo, Sherlock Holmes, and many more!
Added ClassKit support for better integration into a school setting

Mar 20
2017
Version 1.5.4

Updated localized App Name to match English

Mar 16
2017
Version 1.5.3

Bug Fixes

Feb 21
2017
Version 1.5.2

Critical Fix: Fixed a bug in the previous version which crashed when trying to play back a show. We're sorry for the inconvenience!

Feb 17
2017
Version 1.5.1

Fixes bug which prevented mouths from moving on new custom heads

New in 1.5: New location: Rome!

Feb 16
2017
Version 1.5

New location: Rome!
Bug fixes

Oct 18
2014
Version 1.4.0

Added support for custom backgrounds. Create movies set in exotic locations or your own living room!

Fixes for iOS 8 compatibility.

Jun 19
2014
Version 1.3.4

Bug fixes

May 20
2014
Version 1.3.3

Bug fixes and stability improvements

May 08
2014
Version 1.3.2

Bug fixes and stability improvements.

Feb 19
2014
Version 1.3.1

Bug fixes and stability enhancements

Dec 06
2013
Version 1.3

Fixed bug: movies with more than nine scenes now play back in correct order

Nov 14
2013
Version 1.2

If microphone access was accidentally disallowed, you will not be able to record a show. Instead, a prompt will direct you to allow access (from within the iOS settings app).

Sep 10
2013
Version 1.1

New Characters: Zeus, Icarus, Mermaid, Merman
New Location: Under the Sea
New director ability: Pause while recording to create multi-scene shows!
Bug squashing and performance enhancements.

Apr 08
2013
Version 1.0.3

New Locations: Egypt, Philadelphia!
New Characters: Pharaoh, Cleopatra, Ceasar, Washington, Jefferson, Franklin, Roosevelt, Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks!
New Vehicle: Bus that fits up to 3 characters at a time!
Bug fixes and improvements.

Jan 23
2013
Version 1.0.2

- Background music and sound FX are now included in your saved shows!

- Fixed bug where audio was sometimes not recorded

- Fixed Crashes that some users were experiencing when playing back saved shows

- Added 6 new characters!

Dec 20
2012
Version 1.0.1

Export! You can now share your finished creations with others via email or simply copying them to your device's camera roll.

This update also fixes a bug where custom heads may play back with the wrong size. Other minor bug fixes

Dec 15
2012
Version 1.0

Previous 3 versions

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